generally recognized as safe: a status label assigned by the FDA to a listing of substances (GRAS list ) not known to be hazardous to health and thus approved for use in foods.
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How to use GRAS in a sentence
That is the sense of the Saturnalia, of Mardi GRAS and of these moments of entertainment.
When the host is in a festive mood, entering customers are given strings of Mardi GRAS beads.The Ultimate Southern Cheeseburger Created in South Carolina | Jane & Michael Stern | August 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Larry Bannock was the chief of a Mardi GRAS Indian tribe in New Orleans.Mardi Gras Indian Chief Larry Bannock’s Final Ride | Jason Berry | May 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
When he died, all the black Mardi GRAS Indians came out and kissed the ground in front of his house.The Stacks: The Neville Brothers Stake Their Claim as Bards of the Bayou | John Ed Bradley | April 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He started a group called the Hawkettes, which in 1954 recorded "Mardi GRAS Mambo," a song still popular around New Orleans.The Stacks: The Neville Brothers Stake Their Claim as Bards of the Bayou | John Ed Bradley | April 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Our subject being Mistral and not Félix GRAS, a passing mention must suffice.Frdric Mistral | Charles Alfred Downer
Afraid he got poisoned with some foie GRAS he ate—jolly good tack I call it—I'll have some more, please.In Accordance with the Evidence | Oliver Onions
Bone two dozen larks, season, and put into each a piece of pt de foie GRAS (truffled).
Take a dozen larks, bone and stuff them with pt de foie GRAS, and make them as nearly as possible of the same size and shape.
Take out the trail, and add to it either three fowl livers or their equivalent in pt de foie GRAS.